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A councillor wants to create a shrine to U2 featuring all their old concert stages
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A councillor wants to create a shrine to U2 featuring all their old concert stages

Jul 13th 2015, 6:18 PM 12,543 Views 64 Comments

Bono is on the record as saying he would like to display his old stages in his hometown.

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform - and they had the time of their lives
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# Double Edged

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform - and they had the time of their lives

Jul 8th 2015, 8:36 PM 16,837 Views 33 Comments

Even better than the real thing?

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform on stage and they had the time of their lives

U2 invited their own tribute band to perform on stage and they had the time of their lives

Jul 8th 2015, 10:15 AM 3,706 Views 0 Comments

Sound Bono.

Bono popped up on English Paper I and people couldn't handle it
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

Bono popped up on English Paper I and people couldn't handle it

Jun 3rd 2015, 3:03 PM 9,273 Views 5 Comments

His contribution was fairly gas.

Bono left behind a massive $150 tip for a waitress in LA
# Pro Bono
# Pro Bono

Bono left behind a massive $150 tip for a waitress in LA

Jun 2nd 2015, 10:09 AM 4,542 Views 1 Comment

All that he can leave behind.

'An irreplaceable legend' - friends pay tribute to U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan
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'An irreplaceable legend' - friends pay tribute to U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan

May 28th 2015, 2:26 PM 8,404 Views 2 Comments

The 68-year-old passed away suddenly yesterday in Los Angeles.

'We've lost a family member': U2 tour manager found dead in LA hotel room
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# Dennis Sheehan

'We've lost a family member': U2 tour manager found dead in LA hotel room

May 27th 2015, 7:46 PM 37,260 Views 21 Comments

Dennis Sheehan is reported to have died of a heart attack.

Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!"
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# Take A Break

Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!"

May 25th 2015, 11:00 AM 18,434 Views 111 Comments

The U2 frontman doing what he does best.

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89
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# RIP

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89

May 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 14,480 Views 37 Comments

One of the star’s best known songs – his U2 duet ‘Love Comes to Town’ – reached number 1 in the Irish Singles Chart in 1989.

The Edge posted his injury on Facebook after falling off the stage last night
# Over The Edge
# Over The Edge

The Edge posted his injury on Facebook after falling off the stage last night

May 15th 2015, 4:12 PM 5,427 Views 2 Comments

Poor Edge :(

U2 are not playing One on their latest tour and fans are perplexed
# Sacrilege
# Sacrilege

U2 are not playing One on their latest tour and fans are perplexed

May 15th 2015, 10:07 AM 3,431 Views 4 Comments

It’s the first time the band haven’t performed the song since it was released.

The Edge took a tumble off stage during U2's opening night
# Falling Off The Edge
# Falling Off The Edge

The Edge took a tumble off stage during U2's opening night

May 15th 2015, 8:08 AM 4,304 Views 3 Comments

He just didn’t see the edge of the stage.

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89
# RIP
# RIP

'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89

May 15th 2015, 7:33 AM 1,351 Views 2 Comments

One of the star’s best known songs – his U2 duet ‘Love Comes to Town’ – reached number 1 in the Irish Singles Chart in 1989.

U2 gig to go ahead as scheduled following death of Larry Mullen's father
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U2 gig to go ahead as scheduled following death of Larry Mullen's father

May 13th 2015, 8:17 AM 17,250 Views 6 Comments

The band are due to play a concert in Vancouver tomorrow night.

U2 sent Kodaline a load of Guinness and champagne with the most Irish note ever
# Up The Irish
# Up The Irish

U2 sent Kodaline a load of Guinness and champagne with the most Irish note ever

May 12th 2015, 2:29 PM 9,300 Views 1 Comment

Thanks, guys.

Bono took the piss out of his bike accident during a sketch with Jimmy Fallon
# Poxy Bikes
# Poxy Bikes

Bono took the piss out of his bike accident during a sketch with Jimmy Fallon

May 9th 2015, 10:33 AM 4,895 Views 3 Comments

The pox.

U2 performed a surprise busking session for New York subway commuters last night
# Singsong
# Singsong

U2 performed a surprise busking session for New York subway commuters last night

May 6th 2015, 10:38 AM 2,926 Views 0 Comments

They’ll play anywhere.

A disguised U2 busked at New York's Grand Central station
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# Subway Dreams

A disguised U2 busked at New York's Grand Central station

May 5th 2015, 8:33 PM 43,295 Views 36 Comments

Nice cowboy hat, Bono.

Bono told Tony Fenton just how much he was loved in the DJ's last ever interview
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# When Bono Met Tony

Bono told Tony Fenton just how much he was loved in the DJ's last ever interview

May 4th 2015, 4:09 PM 24,435 Views 14 Comments

And people are feeling very emotional on Twitter.

Fancy Christmas with Bono? Details of the band's Dublin shows have been announced
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# Coming To Town

Fancy Christmas with Bono? Details of the band's Dublin shows have been announced

May 1st 2015, 10:05 AM 13,287 Views 20 Comments

Bono gave some details of the shows to the late Tony Fenton in an interview recorded before his death.

U2 just announced three gigs in Dublin this year
# Songs Of Innocence
# Songs Of Innocence

U2 just announced three gigs in Dublin this year

May 1st 2015, 9:47 AM 3,066 Views 0 Comments

Bono revealed all in an interview with the late Tony Fenton, recorded before the broadcaster’s death in March.

Some young musicians are getting very very rich indeed
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# Sunday Times Rich List

Some young musicians are getting very very rich indeed

Apr 23rd 2015, 10:01 AM 38,446 Views 41 Comments

Paul McCartney is still top of the charts though.

Famous Irish sons pay tribute to their amazing dads
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# Sons And Fathers

Famous Irish sons pay tribute to their amazing dads

Apr 12th 2015, 8:20 AM 27,193 Views 11 Comments

It’s being put in a book in aid of the Irish Hospice Foundation.

Windmill Lane - where U2 recorded their early albums - has been demolished
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# Achtung Bye Bye

Windmill Lane - where U2 recorded their early albums - has been demolished

Apr 7th 2015, 10:45 PM 24,594 Views 24 Comments

Residential, office and retail units will now be developed at the site.

Tony Fenton did one last big interview with Bono and we'll get to hear it soon
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# Final Broadcast

Tony Fenton did one last big interview with Bono and we'll get to hear it soon

Mar 14th 2015, 6:45 AM 20,460 Views 13 Comments

“You have been more consistent for the Irish public than U2.”

U2 didn't show up to the Choice Music Prize, but there was tea ready for them anyway
# Tea Prep Area
# Tea Prep Area

U2 didn't show up to the Choice Music Prize, but there was tea ready for them anyway

Mar 6th 2015, 10:33 AM 2,522 Views 2 Comments

:(

How Well Do You Know These Famous Irish Songs?
# Quiz
# Quiz

How Well Do You Know These Famous Irish Songs?

Mar 1st 2015, 6:00 PM 11,716 Views 5 Comments

You’ve been singing along with them for years, but how well do you *really* know the lyrics.

Despite all the outrage, Apple users are still listening to U2 in their droves
# Beautiful Day
# Beautiful Day

Despite all the outrage, Apple users are still listening to U2 in their droves

Feb 26th 2015, 4:19 PM 2,154 Views 6 Comments

Remember, people were supposed to HATE their last album because it was put on iTunes for free.

U2's Joshua tree has been vandalised
# With Or Without Yew
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# With Or Without Yew

U2's Joshua tree has been vandalised

Feb 26th 2015, 2:02 PM 16,434 Views 39 Comments

And fans are upset.

This U2 fan came to Dublin and was extremely disappointed by what he found
# Bono Is A Pox
# Bono Is A Pox

This U2 fan came to Dublin and was extremely disappointed by what he found

Feb 18th 2015, 4:06 PM 15,960 Views 11 Comments

He even rang Bono’s doorbell :(

Sinn Féin 'didn't intend' to use U2 sound-alike song for their 2016 video
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# Not A Rebel Song

Sinn Féin 'didn't intend' to use U2 sound-alike song for their 2016 video

Feb 7th 2015, 7:30 AM 14,552 Views 144 Comments

Rebel song? Or NOT a rebel song?

U2's 'worst song' has been revealed, but do you agree?
# Welcome To Miami
# Welcome To Miami

U2's 'worst song' has been revealed, but do you agree?

Jan 14th 2015, 3:50 PM 6,607 Views 4 Comments

Rolling Stone have picked one out.

Bono: I may never play guitar again after bike accident
# Bono
# Bono

Bono: I may never play guitar again after bike accident

Jan 2nd 2015, 10:21 AM 23,281 Views 87 Comments

The singer broke his arm in six places after he fell off his bike in Central Park last year.

This is what Nama's €450m plan for Dublin's docks looks like
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# Shiny And New

This is what Nama's €450m plan for Dublin's docks looks like

Dec 12th 2014, 10:10 AM 13,545 Views 28 Comments

The bad bank is part of a consortium backing the major development.

Hozier has been nominated for a Grammy Award
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# Here To Take Over

Hozier has been nominated for a Grammy Award

Dec 5th 2014, 7:54 PM 15,036 Views 12 Comments

U2, meanwhile, have received their 47th nomination.

U2 announce 'special' shows in Dublin as part of new world tour
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# U2

U2 announce 'special' shows in Dublin as part of new world tour

Dec 3rd 2014, 2:12 PM 17,294 Views 39 Comments

The band said they would be playing their home town ‘at the end of next year’.

Chris Martin and Bruce Springsteen stood in for Bono and performed with U2 last night
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# U2

Chris Martin and Bruce Springsteen stood in for Bono and performed with U2 last night

Dec 2nd 2014, 10:33 AM 3,246 Views 1 Comment

And it was pretty special.

U2's album is the best of the year*
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# Songs Of Innocence

U2's album is the best of the year*

Dec 1st 2014, 6:33 PM 20,173 Views 80 Comments

*According to Rolling Stone, anyway.

Bono named 'least influential person of 2014' in major burn by US magazine
# Dadrock
# Dadrock

Bono named 'least influential person of 2014' in major burn by US magazine

Nov 27th 2014, 11:28 AM 3,028 Views 2 Comments

Savlon to Vico Road, stat.

Bono had 'three metal plates and 18 screws' inserted into his elbow following his accident
# Get Well Soon
# Get Well Soon

Bono had 'three metal plates and 18 screws' inserted into his elbow following his accident

Nov 19th 2014, 11:14 AM 5,382 Views 12 Comments

Turns out his biking accident was more than a “cycling spill”.